Stormy Daniels’ ex-lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested for alleged $20 million extortion scheme against Nike, embezzling client’s money, defrauding bank…

Stormy Daniels’ ex-lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested for alleged $20 million extortion scheme against Nike, embezzling client’s money, defrauding bank CNBCLive: CA Law enforcement officials announce charges against Avenatti Fox NewsMichael Avenatti charged with trying to extort more than $20 million from Nike CNNMichael Avenatti Accused in Nike Extortion Attempt … [Read More...]

A Van Gogh without a doubt: Wadsworth Atheneum painting is authenticated

After nearly 30 years of doubt, the Wadsworth Atheneum’s painting, Vase with Poppies, by Vincent Van Gogh, has now been fully authenticated by specialists at the Van Gogh Museum. While the painting came to the Wadsworth in a bequest from the writer and French Impressionist collector Anne Parrish Titzell in 1957 along … [Read More...]

Asia Week New York celebrates its 10th anniversary

Asia Week New York got off to a roaring start last week, when 48 galleries, 6 auction houses–Bonhams, Christie’s, Doyle, Heritage, iGavel, and Sotheby’s and 16 museums opened their doors to collectors, curators and connoisseurs who converged in New York to get their annual eyeful of what&… [Read More...]